Department for Occupational Safety and Health
The Department guides the Regional State Administrative Agencies' divisions of occupational safety and health, prepares and develops OSH legislation and policy and is in charge of international cooperation in the field of OSH.
The units under the Department and their areas of responsibility
The Department is led by Director-General Leo Suomaa.
Field Operations Unit (VY)
- regional supervision of occupational safety and health
- product safety control
Director Raimo Antila
Policy Unit (TY)
- wellbeing at work
- national and EU level tasks of the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work
Director Liisa Hakala
Legislation Unit (SY)
- drafting of laws, decrees and other legislation regarding occupational safety and health
- matters related to the general applicability of collective agreements
Director Antti Janas